Sébastien Vigier in gold in the individual sprint at the European Championships, Rayan Helal in bronze

The French track cycling team is still doing just as well at the European Championships in Munich. After their silver medal in the team sprint on Friday, Sébastien Vigier and Rayan Helal respectively took gold and bronze in the individual on Sunday. At the end of the afternoon, the semi-finals first gave way to two … Read more

Olivier Dall’Oglio (Montpellier): “We need to be more rigorous”

“What is your first reaction after this heavy defeat, despite two goals scored?I’m like the players, disappointed, because we held on. We made a good start. We knew it was going to be very complicated, it was. We were disciplined and united until a certain moment. The end of the first half hurt us, like … Read more

FC Barcelona stumbles on Rayo Vallecano for its first match in La Liga

FC Barcelona was held in check this Saturday by Rayo Vallecano (0-0) for its first Championship match this season. Xavi’s players were unable to get rid of the compact defense of Madrid’s Rayo, who had chances to carry out the hold-up. Despite the presence on the Barça side of Lewandowski, Raphinha, Dembele, Aubameyang, Ansu Fati, … Read more

Nick Kyrgios knocks out Daniil Medvedev in 2nd round at Montreal Masters 1000

The new Kyrgios, less evil but more impactful, struck again, this time beating world No. 1 Daniil Medvedev 6-7 (2/7), 6-4, 6-2. After his final at Wimbledon and his title in Washington, the Australian still wants more. Sober, and very hard-hitting in his serve and volley line to upset a Russian placed very far on … Read more

More than a year after her last victory, Serena Williams returns to success in Toronto

It’s been 430 days since Serena Williams won a tennis match. The 40-year-old put an end to this interminable drought by winning her first round meeting at the WTA 1000 in Toronto. Victorious in two sets (6-3, 6-4) of the Spaniard Nuria Parrizas Diaz (57th) on Monday, she will face in the second round the … Read more

Ryan Giggs ‘had an uglier, more sinister side’ off the pitch, prosecutors say

Ryan Giggs has been appearing in British court since Monday. The former Manchester United winger is accused of assaulting his former girlfriend, Kate Gerville, and her sister, Emma Gerville, during a violent argument on November 1, 2020. Facts, liable to punishment maximum of five years in prison, to which he pleaded not guilty. The Welshman … Read more

Bruno Genesio (Rennes) after the defeat against Lorient: “There are 37 days left”

Bruno Genesio, Rennes coach, after the home defeat against Lorient (0-1): “There are 37 days left, if we are already alarmist and defeatist, the season is going to be long … We will have to show another face in the intensity that we did not put in the second period. In general, you get what … Read more

Australia dominate Argentina to take the lead in the Rugby Championship

Australia finished strong. Led 19-10 at half-time by Argentina, the Wallabies dominated the second act head and shoulders to claim victory and offensive bonus on Saturday in Mendoza (41-26). The Australians, behind for most of the match after conceding Pablo Matera’s first try (6th), went ahead for the first time in the 65th minute thanks … Read more

Christophe Galtier after PSG victory in Clermont: “When Leo (Messi) smiles, the team smiles too”

“We were often used to seeing PSG slow down when the team was largely leading. This (Saturday) evening, she kept the intensity throughout the game. Is this the great satisfaction of the evening?That’s part of the satisfaction, the way we maintained a high pace. We put on the intensity to recover the ball as quickly … Read more

Why Bayern Munich should still be alone in the world in the Bundesliga

Thomas Müller entertained Bayern Munich supporters on Saturday. While the Munich people marched on RB Leipzig in the German Supercup (5-3), offering an enticing game in the first period (3-0 at this time of the match), the vice-captain returned to the locker room by mimicking something ‘one using binoculars, just to warn any clubs that … Read more